A big influencer on the popularity of the name Jada is actress Jada Pinkett Smith, who was rising in stardom during the 1990s, the same time the name was soaring on the baby-name charts. It’s a form of Jade, which is a precious stone with deep green coloring once thought to have magical powers and protect against intestinal problems. Jada is a softer name than Jade and, though considered unisex, is much more common for girls than boys.
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Source: Social Security Administration
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